Allan Christensen was appointed Vice President, Quality, at Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) in 2021. He is responsible for all aspects of quality at P&WC, including customer and producer performance (such as engine final assembly, manufacturing, suppliers and partners) and several aftermarket metrics.
Since joining us in 1993 as a Manufacturing Process Development Engineer, Allan has held positions of increasing responsibility in Quality, Operations, Maintenance, Repair & Overhaul, Program Engineering, and Manufacturing and Tooling Engineering. In 2014, he assumed executive leadership of PW800 Program Industrialization. He previously held the position of Senior Director, Quality.
Allan holds two master’s degrees from McGill University – in international business and mechanical engineering with a specialization in aerospace engineering. He also has a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Calgary with a specialization in industrial automation. He has completed leadership development programs at the Helios Executive Institute and Tayer Leadership at West Point.